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As an English teacher with more than 20 years’ experience, John Ryan identified what he saw as flaws in the methods used to teach his favourite subject.

20th November, 2010

As an English teacher with more than 20 years’ experience, John Ryan identified what he saw as flaws in the methods used to teach his favourite subject.

His business partner, Darren Orr, agreed, and the pair set about devising a new method which focused on teaching both the written word and the idiomatics of the language.

‘‘English teaching hasn’t really developed in the last ten years. Teachers are reliant on the same old materials....

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